|Total Cult Is Killing Music - Total Cult|
Like a funky-fresh ebola virus, tOtALcULt is killing music. Track by track, beat by broken beat. And he's doing it with the help of friends like British MC Stiks and Stateside mic-wrecker Bugs. Includes remixes of artists including Arctic Monkeys, Lyrics Born and Per Byhring and three bonus instrumentals for DJs and MCs.
Keywords: mp3; audio; electronica; big-beat; house; hip-hop; idm; techno
|FW116 / Frenchie - This Is Me - Frenchie|
To help stave off those January blues comes an album from Lancaster troubadour Frenchie, full of warmth, life and soul. There’s a crackle of vitality in these songs, and Frenchie’s amazing voice has the power and humanity to drive these songs.All songs written by Frenchie, except tracks written by Frenchie and Julian Whittle. Additional lyrics in Smell A Rat and Guilty by Ash. All songs performed by Frenchie & Matt...
Keywords: folk; folk rock; folk pop; acoustic; songwriter; mp3; flac; Fwonk*
|Siruxect - Tiruset|
Electronic pulses, distorted drums gallop and barrages of fried electro beats, chilled pads and a whirl of awesome filter action. A stunning wake up call for 2011. Tiruset's music folds in upon itself and spews itself out again, better than before. Tiruset at Soundcloud | Tiruset at Last.fm | Tiruset at MySpace
Keywords: mp3; audio; electronic; IDM; beats; glitch; electro; electronica
Downloads: 5,363 (1 review)
|150 / Various Artists - FWONK*150 - Various Artists|
Every milestone is just as important as the last, no mountain is too high to climb. For this, our 150th release on the label, we present to you a new compilation featuring 12 exclusive new songs and mixes from our artists, including 3dtorus, Antti Tammimaa, echosonic, Heskin Radiophonic, hxw hxw, Katarrhaktes, Quiggers, and we are not broken. Here's to 150 more to come! Cheers!
Keywords: mp3; audio; netlabel; compilation; various artists; katarrhaktes; hxw hxw; Cuckoo Spit; we are not broken; Antti Tammimaa; echosonic; Quiggers; Heskin Radiophonic; 3dtorus; electronic; electro; electronica; distorted; industrial; beats; ambient
|138 / Various Artists - Fuck Everything Up - Various Artists|
Welcome, welcome to our underground house of horrors, where blob monsters reign supreme and electrically-charged foetuses* crawl from their jars. Where skeletons jangle their bones and- who are we kidding? Heck, it's just another Fwonk* demo album. Disappointed yet? Don't be, because this is the cream of the crop. The best artists, the finest tracks, the illest beats, and ambiences that put ASMR youtube videos to shame...
Keywords: mp3; audio; netlabel; compilation; various artists; katarrhaktes; echosonic; Per Byhring; Vasko the Pig; 3dtorus; electronic; electro; electronica; distorted; industrial; beats; ambient
|129 / Various Artists - A Tribute to Kurt Cobain - Various Artists|
In March we set a Cauldron challenge to our roster of artists, and the public to commemorate the legacy of Kurt Cobain. In the 20 years since Cobain’s passing he has inspired generations of artists across many genres. This compilation features music that covers everything from industrial electronica, to algorave to ambient drones.In setting the challenge, we stipulated this could have been anything from a Nirvana cover to a song inspired by his lyrics...
Keywords: compilation; Kurt Cobain; tribute; various artists; Heskin Radiophonic; Katarrhaktes; 3dtorus; Vasko The Pig; ktfu; Anny FM
|Get Down With The Tempo - Audio Dropout|
We are excited to present three tracks and a remix bursting with fresh and funky fun. These tracks from Audio Dropout mix classic hip-hop breaks, sample mangling, dope beats and chilled ambient pads. All tracks written and produced by Audio Dropout. http://soundcloud.com/audiodropout
Keywords: mp3; flac; Fwonk*; Fwonk; netlabel; netaudio; electronic; instrumental hip-hop; hip-hop; old skool
|im Filterwunderland - Kopfklang|
Fresh from Berlin, Kopfklang presents four ambient pieces. These beautiful, harmonious pieces really do evoke a classic German electronica sound - a sound that harks back to Tangerine Dream right through to modern minimalist techno.
Keywords: cc music; netlabel; ambient; drone; electronic; electronica; kosmische
|132 / Anny FM - Pig's Nose - Anny FM|
Inspired by the growing algorave scene, Anny FM creates iterative, semi-improvised (try-to-) dance music with code in Tidal. Pig’s Nose is his début EP and heaviest, most aggressive piece to date: a single song in three acts, composed in the dark while drinking heavily and recorded in a single sitting, and best listened to similarly.
Keywords: Tidal; Algorave; Techno; Anny FM; Fwonk*; electronic; electro; electronica
|Boom Bap - Total Cult|
As Oscar Wilde once famously observed: "It's on like Donkey Kong, yo. Time to kick it old-school." tOtALcULt and the Womble-Sound Orchestra present an album of cut-and-paste funk, trip hop and breakbeat music. Fusing influences from electro, drum n bass, bigbeat, disco, dub and hip hop, 'Boom Bap' takes you on a toe-tapping, booty-shaking trip to Funky Town. This ultra-rare Japanese import version of the album includes the tOtALcULt remix of Kerry and Casio's old skool stepper 'B-Girl Original'.
Keywords: mp3, electronica, hip hop, disco
|152 / Almark - Oracle/Feather - Almark|
Almark brings forth two new singles from early fall 2014. Oracle allows life to be heard with each beat and explodes into a mystery; thus allowing the Avant-Garde to flow into a different 'dance-like' music pool. While Feather chooses the more 'serene' yet haunting approach of nature and music.Oracle - Re-mastered on Nov 1, 2014 All Music written and composed by Almark Mixing and Mastering by Almark © 2014 Released for Fwonk* RecordsOriginally released to SynthoElectro Recordshttps://syntho...
Keywords: retro; electronic; electronica; experimental; electronic; electronica; experimental
|135 / Phirnis & The Euphoric Hum - Red Light - Phirnis & The Euphoric Hum|
Red Light is a full concert performance recorded at Phonophon on 14 March 2014, Institut für Neue Medien, Frankfurt. It is performed by Phirnis on laptop, and The Euphoric Hum, on modular, prepared guitar.
Keywords: experimental; live set; ambient; noise; electronic; electro
|148 / circle of squares - circle of squares|
from the now derilict fine worsted mills of huddersfield, west yorkshire, comes circle of squares. we have, sir sidney rough diamond on beat duties, lofi earnie playing dominos and the fist of cheese throwing shapes in the corner. BOOM SHANKA! LETS GO! music to dance and chill to. music to laugh and cry to. music sweet music.
Keywords: circle of squares; electronica; minimal; lo-fi; Fwonk*; netlabel
|112 / 15 Days of Winter: V1-EP - 15 Days of Winter|
After two decades of bursting (mainly their own) eardrums as an indie band named Paste, the guys from 15 Days decided on a name change, a genre change and a couple of instrument swaps. The acoustic ‘double a-side’ here is the results of those changes.Chris Galpin – banjo, keys and vocals Colin Robey – guitar Mark Wallbridge – guitar Matt Sales – bass Stu Edwards – drums
Keywords: Fwonk*; Netaudio; Netlabel; Folk; Folk Rock; Acoustic; Acoustic Rock
|FW153 - Cuckoo Spit|
What's Christmas without a Christmas single? Cuckoo Spit and Katarrhaktes bring you a frosty, tongue-in-cheek ditty inspired by a seasonal classic along with a bonus remix. Why is Sister Susie sitting on a thistle? Take a listen and find out!
Keywords: experimental; christmas; glitch; 8-bit; bitcore; pop; a cappella; vocal
|Dusty - InDeLiBLe|
InDeLiBLe - a Bulgarian hip-hop producer living in Italy - presents 10 tracks of huge old school hip-hop instrumentals, featuring vinyl crackles, sampled strings and vocals, cool tunes and some huge beats.
Keywords: cc music; netlabel; beats; crackles; elctronica; electronic; hip-hop; instrumental
|If You Like This We Don't Want To Know You - Mechagodzilla|
17 tracks of full on unrelenting wrongcore. Originally recorded way back in 2003, this is a testament to the missuse of dangerous substances (namely coffee and Kendal Mint Cake).
Keywords: MP3, grindcore, metal, noise, stupid
Downloads: 50 (1 review)
|Podcast - April 2012 - Fwonk* Netlabel|
As Spring is sprunging all around, Heskin Radiophonic brings us into April with some choice cuts. This month featuring a special profile of two netlabels - the ambient Blurry Pup Recordings and the dancefloor orientated Sostanze Records. TRACKLISTING: PER | Ettertid | Ettertid | link KOPFKLANG | Zurück im Wunderland II | Zurück im Wunderland | link FUDGEDUBNOFUNK | EIOPA | Solvency II: Release 2 | link JANI R | Damaged | Blurred Lines | link MICHAEL OLDHAM | Evening Sun Recedent | Aurelia | li...
Keywords: fwonk*; podcast; electronica; netlabel; netaudio; creative commons
|Fatal Error - Bachelor Machines|
Dancefloor paranoia as seen through the unblinking eyes of the Bachelor Machines and their friends. We are all connected by wires.
Keywords: mp3; flac; audio; electro; electronic; electronica; instrumental; house; techno; remix; beats
|FW014 Shelly Still - Finky's Secret Garden - Shelly Still|
Delicate finger picked guitar meets with sublime, etheral vocals. Soaring melodies and wistful lyrics make for gorgeous listening.
Keywords: MP3; acoustic; guitar; folk
Downloads: 796 (1 review)
|140 / Other Fires - Personal Distraction - Other Fires|
Somewhere there is a late night, barely lit, smoky subterranean venue. Other Fires is the soundtrack to that building. Partly deep, subdued ambient, partly industrial, glitchy drums. This is the sound of Cabaret Voltaire performing at Tech Noir. Come, enjoy and join in the electrical hum.
Keywords: Fwonk*; mp3; netlabel; netaudio; ambient; deep ambient; electronic; industrial; noise; Other Fires
|139 / L-Rai - Songs About Soccer - L-Rai|
Hello! As a lifetime soccer fan, this EP is dedicated to the beautiful game. Each song is its own little island, and there isn't an overarching narrative or anything. This is just intended to be a humorous listen, so, with that said; I hope you get some fun out of it! - Eli
Keywords: glitch; breakbeat; drum and bass; electronic
|[FW113] Vasko The Pig - Warm EP - Vasko The Pig|
Planned to be the first of three EPs covering the different styles of Mr Pig, this one is what you might call the 'nice' one. Not entirely bereft of the droney, dreamy distortions and repetitions that are Vasko's sound but here they are realised in, perhaps, a more traditional fashion.http://fwonk.co.ukhttp://soundcloud.com/vaskothepig
Keywords: mp3; flac; Fwonk*; Fwonk* Netlabel; electronic; glitch; noise; ambient
|Fwonk* Side of the Moon - Various Artists|
To celebrate five years of Fwonk*, and forty years of Dark Side of the Moon, our regulars got together and reproduced Pink Floyd’s classic LP. This LP faithfully follows the original structure, but each track is warped by a different artist or group of artists. This encompasses ambient electronica, chip-tune, shoegaze, metal and idm versions of the classic originals. All songs written and originally performed by Pink Floyd...
Keywords: mp3; flac; ogg; Fwonk*; Fwonk* netlabel; netlabel; netaudio; compilation; various artists; electronica; shoegaze; ambient; rock; pop
|FWONK*50 - Various Artists|
We celebrate Fwonk*s fiftieth release in a big way: we present our biggest ever compilation, full of new, rare and unreleased tracks by members (old and new) of the forum. Then, as if that were not enough we present four exclusive mixes representing the cream of Fwonk*s output, mixed by Heskin Radiophonic, Total Cult, Vasko The Pig and Katarrhaktes. In total we present nearly six full hours of music for your listening pleasure, and to top it all off, we present a stylish CD booklet in PDF format...
Keywords: mp3, audio, netlabel, electronic, electronica, idm, industrial, ambient, drone, mix, mixtape, beats
Downloads: 677 (3 reviews)
|Viejos Hombres de Abejón - Viejos Hombres de Abejón|
Viejos Hombres de Abejón are a collective of drone musicians, whose line-up on this release includes Heskin Radiophonic, Echosonic, and Vasko the Pig. Drawn from their collective experience, this release describes the experience of three liftimes lived, yet lived with an eye on the future. Using some new fangled doohickeys to manipulate 1s and 0s, granular clouds of noise and melody invite the listener back to the bucolic times of the band's youth...
Keywords: mp3; audio; ambient; electronic; electronica; noise; idm; pop
|Forever Wednesday - Vasko_the_pig|
Try to imagine what would happen if Orbital, My Bloody Valentine, Nine Inch Nails and the Chemical Brothers got locked in a studio together. The result might sound a little like Forever Wednesday. Written over the last two years, the EP includes the track 'Faith Unknown', Winner of Computer Music Magazine's 'Tune Of The Month' accolade: "The artist describes this as 'Trent Reznor does Techno' and that's pretty much what you get...
Keywords: MP3, electronica, techno, dark, ambient
|131 / James Breeze - What Is It You Would Have Me Do? - James Breeze|
From the heart and mind of England based artist, James Breeze, is the lead single ‘What Is It You Would Have Me Do?’, taken from the upcoming début album ‘Post-Human’. The single features a vibrant framework of lush instrumentation, spacious synths, crushing Industrial rhythms and delicate dynamism. This is the sound of catharsis. This is James Breeze.The single also features the pounding electronica B-side ‘Vitriolic’, with its ever changing tempo and intricate sequencers...
Keywords: Electronica; Electronic; Ambient; Industrial; Noise
|Ettertid - Per|
This is the long-awaited debut album of original compositions from Fwonk*s resident Norwegian electronica troubadour and polymath Per Byhring (Per). Ettertid features nine original tracks as well as Per's remix of Scottish hip-hop producer Mark Scanlan aka Kobra Audio Labs' psychedelic pop-single 'She Binds Books'.
Keywords: mp3; audio; electronc; electronic; idm; dance; beat; squelch
Downloads: 1,705 (2 reviews)
|120 / Almark - Tape Head - Almark|
Retro feelings and deep synth basslines make up 'Tape Head' put to snappy beats and fantasy style keyboard playing. With its B-side IC (live version) a modern recreation of what sounds like influences to Tangerine Dream and film music playing as one. Tape Head and IC taken from upcoming album, to be released Spring 2014
Keywords: mp3; flac; Fwonk*; electronic; experimental; new wave; retro
|Reset - Kikaruu|
Kikaruu hails from Texas and brings some of the deepest drops to Fwonk* - dubstep influenced drum and bass, with searing pads, throbbing basses and moody leads. FWONK* RECORDS | KIKARUU on SOUNDCLOUD
Keywords: mp3; flac; audio; electro; electronic; electronica; drum and bass; drum & bass; dubstep; instrumental
|121 / Phirnis - Lovers - Phirnis|
If someone said to you, "I'm going to play you a song about love", what would you expect to hear? The basic ideas for "Lovers" had been fostering for months, coming on the heels of last year's full-length album, "Feeding Lions". This standalone new track is ripe with tension, a recording both unrelenting and oddly beautiful, like the proverbial sound of cymbals crashing. It was written and produced by Kai Ginkel aka Phirnis, with an astonishing remix by Katarrhaktes on the flipside...
Keywords: mp3; flac; Phirnis; Fwonk*; Katarrhaktes
|Sonic Boom Boogie - Stratosonics|
Attention all you greasers, hopheads and squares! Stratosonics are here to jet propel you into the future with some down and dirty rock and roll! So quit your gawping and buckle in for some high speed, all attitude and no talent psychobilly vibes.
Keywords: mp3; flac; audio; netlabel; netaudio; garage; rock & roll; rock n roll; garage rock; psychobilly
|130 / 3dtorus - Impact Winter EP - 3dtorus|
3dtorus writes:The 'impact winter ep' was fully produced before the 'one source ep' was even released. It mirrors a whole lot of emotions from happiest excitement to heavy anxiety and the last attack of winters depression.I threw off tons of pressure by producing it – pressure of a half-year-lasting search for a musical home. I had sent the 'one source ep' to 38 different labels...maybe you get the point of 'pressure'.I had visualized my music to be released by someone and I reached this landm...
Keywords: 3dtorus; Fwonk*; analog synthesis; analog; electronic; dance; techno; trance; ambient
|128 / Ohsaurus - Depth - Ohsaurus|
We’re always happy to welcome back Ohsaurus to the Fwonk* roster, and here he treats us to five tracks of delightfully deep house and electro dub. Set delays to stun, beats to trance and synths to washes of sound!
Keywords: MP3; FLAC; Netlabel; Netaudio; Deep House; House; Dub; Electronic
|133 / Various Artists - Fwonk* Classics - Various Artists|
Taking inspiration from hundreds of years of classical music, a select cadre of Fwonk* alumni offer their interpretations and versions of the genre. Tackling Bach, Beethoven, Debussy, Ravel and Stravinsky – as well as lesser known composers like Thomas Tallis, Pietro Masagni and Josquin de Prez – are Fwonk* artists echosonic, katarrhaktes, Eivind Fivelsdal, Heskin Radiophonic, Per Byhring, Fudgedubnofunk and Dr Nemmo.
Keywords: Fwonk*; classical music; classical; orchestral; electronic; electronica; electro; Per Byhring; Eivind Fivelsdal; Heskin Radiophonic; katarrhaktes; echosonic; Fudgedubnofunk; Dr Nemmo
|142 / Isotherme - Enjoying The Undertow - Isotherme|
Enjoying The Undertow is Isotherme’s first single for Fwonk* and displays a penchant for weaving multiple melodies within a song’s structure. Electronic sounds bubble and splash as if in water. Each melodic line and counter-line represents a creature of the sea. Fish travel by. Dolphins jump. E-bowed guitars mimic whale calls. The bass line is the ocean floor. Mermaids swim in the lightness of the percussion...
Keywords: ambient; electronic; Featured; Isotherme; pop; netlabel; netaudio; Fwonk*
|151 / Lie Craze - We won't ever be saved here - Lie Craze|
Here it is, the second album of Berlin based electro pop artist Lie Craze, five years after the release of her positive reviewed debut album "Never Played With The Cool Kids" in 2009. Lie Craze's music has often been described as both catchy and honest, musically and lyrically. "Lyrics are very important to me. When I hear a catchy pop tune but the lyrics are just that same outworn sentence about love or la la la all the time I get really upset over the waste of a good idea." On this album Lie C...
Keywords: techno; dance; electropop; electro; electronica; electronic; techno; dance; electropop; electro; electronica
|Deep Mono Breath - Yoeri|
Kicking off 2012 as we mean to go on, Yoeri brings us Deep Mono Breath, a ten track album featuring soulful groove easy-listening instrumental hip-hop, served with a side garnish of the odd. Blissful pads pulse in and out whilst off-kilter wonky beats pin the whole thing down with a massive groove.
Keywords: mp3; audio; hip-hop; instrumental; instrumental hip-hop; grooes; beats
|California Walrus - Various Artists|
Everyone knows that California is the best US state. That's why the Sages of Fwonk, under the direction of Katarrhaktes, have banded together to produce 17 songs in a compilation which eulogises its greatness. Or it's just a bunch of random demos we made for shits and giggles that have nothing to do with one another. But hey! You won't find these tracks anywhere else. Probably.
Keywords: mp3; flac; audio; compilation; various artists; fwonk*; electronic; electronica
|Shmank - Noyce|
Noyce blasts onto Fwonk* with a nine track EP of wonky, glitchy, scratchy sample based hip-hop. Rare beats and samples from long forgotten jazz records fill this EP from beginning to end, laying down huge beats, and off-time wonkiness.
Keywords: mp3; flac; netaudio; netlabel; fwonk; hip-hop; scratchy; instrumental; samples; glitch
Downloads: 148 (1 review)
|Lost Files - Styli|
Lost Files is an instrumental album inspired by film and videogame soundtracks, spanning 8 years of - until now - unfinished material. Created with a hypothetical storyline in mind, a coherent soundstory is the result - in all its moods from the dark beginning to sadness , light, conflict and resolution. FWONK* NETLABEL
Keywords: mp3; flac; audio; electro; electronic; electronica; hip hop; instrumental
|Ascension - Katarrhaktes|
A regular contributor to Fwonk*, Katarrhaktes has brought us some stunning music in the past, hopping genres from harsh digital noise, through 8-bit to ambient. Here he brings all those influences together an adds a new element – epic hugeness. This EP is his most complete, accomplished and (dare I say it?) accessible to date.
Keywords: mp3; flac; netaudio; netlabel; fwonk; katarrhaktes; techno; ambient; industrial; idm
|It Is Nice To Finally Meet You - Bachelor Machines|
In late 2004, songwriter Clint Hoagland stumbled upon the Bachelor Machines, forgotten, in a basement in a remote part of Lansing, Michigan. Mr Hoagland blew the dust off their screens, connected them back up, and they sprung back into life. The Bachelor Machines - Bachelor #1 and Bachelor #2 - requested audio and visual information input in the form of 12" LPs, VHS tapes and DVDs, which their human assistant provides them...
Keywords: mp3, audio, idm, dance, electronica, house
Downloads: 243 (1 review)
|Full Of Earth And Stars - 2ndMouse|
Ten tracks of pounding IDM, glitched out bliss and ambient textures.
Keywords: MP3, IDM, electronica
Downloads: 2,727 (1 review)
|Pictures Of Dreams - xtrngr|
Creating dark and brooding landscapes of electronic noise, XTRNGR creates sonic washes of harmonic distortion and ambient doodlings. Sounding at times like German Kosmische music, this is two tracks of brilliant electro beauty. FWONK* NETLABEL | XTRNGR SOUNDCLOUD | XTRNGR FACEBOOK
Keywords: mp3; audio; electronic; ambient; electro; electronica; drone; clicks
|Flapper With Tuba - and other delights - Cagey House|
Cagey House has been unleashing strange sounds on the netlabel scene for several years. Each track on this particular album began as a single phrase. Variations (in voicing, pitch and tempo) were spun from these phrases and then dubbed over each other, again and agian, until a kind of delerium set in. FWONK* NETLABEL | CAGEY HOUSE SOUNDCLOUD
Keywords: mp3; flac; audio; electro; electronic; electronica; avantgarde; collage; musique concrete
|Bunnies - I Have A Box|
Sickmoth fell over and this new thing happened. Mostly recorded live, sequenced, a little programming here and there, *i have a box* is born with this first release, Bunnies. It was mastered by John Sutherland at Distorted Science and the cover artwork was by Tomputer. Fwonk* Website
Keywords: mp3; audio; electro; electronica; electronic; post-rock; postrock
|Phantom Frequencies - The Ambient Society|
With Phantom Frequencies, The Ambient Society deliver four tracks of fluttering beats, dub delays and spaced out soundscapes. Drenched in lovely reverb, mixing ambient, dub and psychedelia with a stunning crystal clear production, its available in both FLAC and MP3 320kbps format. FWONK* NETLABEL
Keywords: mp3; audio; electronic; electronica; electro; ambient; dub; psychedelic
|134 / 3dtorus - mind insert - 3dtorus|
'Mind Insert' was chosen as the single for the simple reason that I found it to be the catchiest track of all 11 I produced to be released as the album 'Rain (On Your Charade)'. To me it is as well a good example for why I think the whole album to be Post Techno. It definitely is techno if you look/listen at each element solitary – but together they do not appear as Techno. Yes, I have quite a strict idea what Techno is and what it sounds like, which is mainly because I experienced it during t...
Keywords: 3dtorus; Heskin Radiophonic; Fwonk*; electro; techno; post techno; electronica; electronic; analog; analogue; ambient